Cyber attacks reach all time high

Cybercrime attacks reached the highest level ever, with 144 million incidents detected during the last quarter, according to a new ThreatMetrix’s report, which also revealed increasing mobile transaction usage and targeted threats. San Jose, CA, digital identity firm ThreatMetrix in its “2017 Q2 Cybercrime Report” also found the e-commerce industry experienced 88 million attacks during a recent […]

CUs encouraged to comment on NCUA sweeping regulatory reform plan

The National Credit Union Administration is inviting credit union stakeholders to read and comment on a package of regulatory reforms recommended by an internal agency task force. The task force has recommended changes that would be adopted in the coming four years to clarify, improve, revise, or eliminate regulations. The NCUA Board approved posting the […]

AL primary election leads to runoff for Republican candidate

The results are in after yesterday’s primary election to fill the Senate seat vacated when current U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions was appointed to office. On the Republican side, LSCU endorsed candidate and incumbent Sen. Luther Strange advanced to a runoff with former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore. Throughout the day, League social […]

Support financial literacy and enter to win!

Help the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation increase financial education resources for our Alabama and Florida credit unions by participating in our first SECUF raffle.  Sponsored by PSCU, one winner will receive a $5,000 VISA gift card on International Credit Union Day. Email SECUF Director Juli Lewis to receive a supply of tickets and marketing materials […]

Vote today in AL special election primary

Voters will go to the polls today to decide who will be their party’s nominee for the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. local time. Luther Strange was appointed to the seat by then Gov. Robert Bentley, who also scheduled a special […]

LEVERAGE Benefits Group launches

During the last six months, there has been much debate regarding repeal and replacement of Obamacare and the rising cost of healthcare and other employee benefits. Last year, the LSCU & Affiliates held a breakout session at SCUCE where this very issue was discussed at length. Coming out of that breakout,  I promised attendees that […]